Accreditations: Doctors: Beds:
International Patient Services: Yes



As the strategic health authority of Dubai it is our mission to ensure that the health services provided in the Emirate of Dubai is of an international standard.

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has been empowered to set policy and strategy for health, and to assure the application of that health policy and strategy.

The DHA leads an integrated approach across the spectrum of health, anticipating our future needs and being responsive to users. It will stimulate growth and innovation in the health market, ensuring value for money and quality of services through effective regulation.

While achieving our goals we shall always adhere to our values of quality, protection of patient rights, clinical competence and patience safety amongst others.

We want to ensure a future where you, your families, your friends and our visitors to Dubai have access to the best medical care whenever they need it. Better access to better healthcare will always be at the forefront of what we are working to achieve.


Better health:
A healthier nation is more efficient, more competitive and more productive. A quality healthcare system and health funding arrangements will further Dubai's position as the most dynamic business environment in the Gulf. An extended healthcare system will allow the DHA to develop mechanisms, facilities and plans in keeping with Dubai's growing reputation as a global destination of choice, coordinating better services to the benefit of all UAE nationals, residents, tourists and others.

Better benefits for all:
Ensuring access for all to comprehensive healthcare, the Government's proposals will improve the quality of Dubai's healthcare services by encouraging international accreditation for existing and future healthcare facilities. It will also lead to an improvement in the health status of the population generally. Increased awareness, better guidelines and enhanced qualification procedures will all contribute to improving the public's attitude towards health and will also open up a host of new facilities, services and benefits for everyone in Dubai.

A renowned secondary and tertiary healthcare facility specialized in obstetrics, gynecology, and pediatric and pediatric surgery. Its mission is to offer quality diagnostic, curative and preventive healthcare services. Often viewed as the mother and child hospital, Al Wasl Hospital is the latest medical facility from DHA. It is equipped to serve as a teaching hospital and as a referral hospital, offering state-of-the-art medical care at its Special Baby Care Unit, Thalasemia centre, and the Pediatric Surgery Unit.


  • Anesthesia
  • Pharmacy
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (Unknown)
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pediatrics & Neonatology
  • Radiology
  • Pediatrics Surgery